Luxury Catamaran Cruises to Ile aux Benitiers

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Port Louis

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From Black River cruise along the coast line towards Tamarin Bay to meet with the school of dolphins living off the west coast, snorkel behind the barrier reef, see crystal rock and have a delicious BBQ lunch on board.
Our Shared basis  Full Day Cruise on the West Coast, includes food and drinks . The cruise departs at 9h00 from Black River and sails in deep blue waters outside the reef towards Tamarin Bay allowing you to spot the school of dolphins living on the west coast of the island. A snorkelling stop is included in the itinerary near the reef of La Preneuse. Once there, you can either have a casual swim,snorkel with the colorful reef fish, have a drink or simply relax on the trampolines whilst enjoying breathtaking views of the Black River mountain range (amongst is La Tourelle du Tamarin and our highest mountain Le Piton de la Petite Riviere Noire rising to 828 metres). You will then go to visit the famous Crystal Rock which stands out in the middle of the lagoon. A delicious BBQ lunch  will be served on board of the catamaran before heading to Benitiers Island and its beautiful white sandy beaches. As backdrop you will see Le Morne Mountain, classified as a World Heritage site by UNESCO in July 2008. The crew, will make sure that you will keep fond memories of this day out at sea whilst visiting Mauritius. We will sail back to the embarkation point at 15h30.  The Fontaine Pajot , Mahe 36 Evolution built in 2014 is a new luxury catamaran of 11 metres long which can accommodate a maximum of 12 guests . She is very comfortable with bright living areas, allowing you to move around freely onboard, enjoying comfort while navigating or while moored, together with a fully protected cockpit alongside the saloon. She is equipped with 3 cabins with queen-size cabin beds and a large bathroom with a separate shower. The saloon can comfortably accommodate six to eight people for dining and relaxing.

What’s included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • Viator brokerage fee
  • BBQ lunch and drinks 

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off